Jewish Journal

U.S. citizenship

By Cedric M. Shen

July 5, 2011 | 6:29 pm

Foreign nationals must first have been a U.S. permanent resident for a certain period of time before being eligible for U.S. citizenship through... More.

  • Canadians in the USA

    By Cedric M. Shen

    June 28, 2011 | 11:47 am

    A new resource site for Canadians living, studying, traveling, working or moving to the United States: www.CanadiansInUSA.com.

  • Family-based green cards

    By Cedric M. Shen

    June 21, 2011 | 6:25 pm

    Foreign nationals with relatives who are U.S. citizens may be able to obtain a green card if certain and specific relationships exist.  Different... More.

  • Employment-based green cards

    By Cedric M. Shen

    June 8, 2011 | 4:31 pm

    Foreign nationals who are working for a U.S. employer on a valid work visa may adjust their status to a permanent resident if the employer files an... More.

  • Obtaining Permanent Residency Through Marriage to a U.S. Citizen

    By Cedric M. Shen

    June 6, 2011 | 2:39 pm

    A foreign national who has married a U.S. citizen is generally entitled to apply for permanent residency.  This process is known as “adjustment of... More.

  • H-1B odds and ends

    By Cedric M. Shen

    June 6, 2011 | 2:31 pm

    Graduate Degrees

    In addition to the annual 65,000 H-1B visas, Congress has allotted an additional 20,000 H-1B visas for people with advanced degrees... More.

  • K visa for fiancés

    By Cedric M. Shen

    May 23, 2011 | 9:38 am

    The K-1 visa is for the unmarried, foreign national fiancé of a U.S. citizen living abroad. This visa allows the foreign national fiancé to enter the... More.

  • L Visas - Intra-company transferees

    By Cedric M. Shen

    May 10, 2011 | 4:42 pm

    Transferring to a U.S. company

    The L visa allows a U.S. employer to transfer a manager or an executive from an affiliated foreign office to one of its... More.

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Cedric M. Shen is a Los Angeles-based immigration attorney experienced in helping foreign nationals enter the United States. His law practice focuses on employment-based green...

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